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Ten essential statistics on the England squad

By David Herman  

Emile Heskey-golden goose or liability?

David Herman scoured the record books for the good signs—and the bad


Clean sheets Under Capello England have only kept a clean sheet seven times (in 24 matches). More worrying, those seven teams were Andorra (twice), Belarus, Kazakhstan, Slovakia, Trinidad & Tobago and the USA.

Ineffective Heskey Emile Heskey has scored seven goals in 58 games for England

Old men Four players in the squad of 23 are under 25. 13 are…

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